# Distance between Beirut (BEY) and Kuwait City (KWI)

Flight distance from Beirut to Kuwait City (Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport – Kuwait International Airport) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers / 696 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Beirut (BEY) to Kuwait City (KWI) is 985 miles / 1585 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 5 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Beirut to Kuwait City.

Shortest flight path between Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport (BEY) and Kuwait International Airport (KWI).

## How far is Kuwait City from Beirut?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Beirut and Kuwait City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 800.940 miles
• 1288.987 kilometers
• 695.997 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 799.924 miles
• 1287.354 kilometers
• 695.115 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Beirut–Rafic Hariri International Airport
City: Beirut
Country: Lebanon
IATA Code: BEY
ICAO Code: OLBA
Coordinates: 33°49′15″N, 35°29′18″E

B Kuwait International Airport
City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait
IATA Code: KWI
ICAO Code: OKBK
Coordinates: 29°13′35″N, 47°58′8″E

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Beirut and Kuwait City is 1 hour. Kuwait City is 1 hour ahead of Beirut.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (297 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Beirut (BEY) → Kuwait City (KWI).

Distance:
801
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
801

Round trip?